About Pernod Absinthe
Step into the world of the Green Fairy with Pernod Absinthe, a legendary spirit that has captured the imagination of artists and mixologists alike for centuries. This authentic absinthe recipe has stood the test of time, offering a sophisticated flavor that will elevate your home cocktail experience to new heights.
Little Known Fact
Pernod Absinthe was a beloved drink among many famous artists and writers during the Belle Époque period in France. Legendary figures such as Vincent van Gogh, Oscar Wilde, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and Edgar Degas were known to have been regular absinthe drinkers, and they often depicted the drink in their artwork or mentioned it in their writings. This cultural association between Pernod Absinthe and the artistic world helped solidify its iconic status in history.
Pernod Absinthe boasts a complex flavor profile, with a distinct blend of anise, wormwood, and fennel at its core. Subtle herbaceous and floral notes add depth and intrigue, creating a well-rounded taste experience.
Cocktail Recipe Recommendation
The classic Sazerac is a perfect showcase for Pernod Absinthe. To make it, you'll need:
- 2 oz rye whiskey
- 1 sugar cube
- 2 dashes of Peychaud's bitters
- 1 dash of Angostura bitters
- A lemon peel
- Pernod Absinthe
Coat the inside of a chilled glass with a small amount of Pernod Absinthe and discard the excess. In a separate glass, muddle the sugar cube with the bitters, then add rye whiskey and ice. Stir well, then strain into the absinthe-coated glass. Express the lemon peel over the drink and discard. Enjoy!
Recommended by Anders Erickson
"Pernod Absinthe is a traditional absinthe that drinks very bright."
Pernod Absinthe is produced in France, using traditional methods that harken back to the 1800s. Expert distillers blend fine herbs and botanicals to create a refined and balanced spirit that stays true to its historical roots.
Embrace the spirit of La Belle Époque with Pernod Absinthe, an iconic and time-honored addition to your home bar. Unleash your inner mixologist and create unforgettable cocktails that will transport you to a bygone era of decadence and artistic expression. Experience the allure of the Green Fairy today!
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Main Ingredient: Artemisia Absinthium
Country of Origin: Switzerland
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